Steve Terlizzese

Steve and his artist wife Lorri Kelly

About Steve

Steve lives in an enchanted cottage in Vero Beach, Florida with his artist wife Lorri Kelly. Be sure to check out Lorri's stunning abstract paintings on her website: 

 Steve has been making art professionally for 30 years, from collage mosaics to paintings, murals and faux finishes, to sculpture, furniture and public art installations. His work is found in public and private collections around the world, including The Smithsonian, The Tennessee State Museum, The Creative Discovery Museum and The Museum of Art & Whimsy. His work has graced the covers of five magazines, and has been published in four internationally-distributed books, as well as countless articles. Steve has won 11 Best of Show Awards at art festivals around the United States, and many other awards of excellence, distinction and merit. A detailed list of specific awards and distinctions can be provided upon request. 

His collage mosaic work can be seen in public art settings all around Chattanooga:
- Loose Cannon Event Hall, Rossville Ave
- Battle Academy, at Market & Main
- 2601 Building on South Broad Street
- Normal Park Elementary School
- Tyner Academy
- Scenic City Dance Center, Lee Highway (interior art installations)
- Creative Discovery Museum